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White spot on Sulcata's head

Discussion in 'Sulcata tortoises' started by Tortski, Mar 10, 2017.

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    I would take him to a vet.
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    If it gets worse again
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    Oh shoot. This should be the right one

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    I will. I just have no idea what to look for, so I have to ask
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    It looks like it's healing nicely to me. I'm pretty sure the reason it's a little bit darker red than before is because the blood is hardening, and becoming a scab.
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    Oh good! I thought it was just scabbing, but I had to be sure
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    Looks like his scales are coming back!

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    Wow, much more looking better ! It is nearly gone ! Great !
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    Once again thank you all! He's slowly getting more scales, and his scab is looking better! I'm just curious if the scales will regain color, or if it will leave a scar

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    I think I found a better picture of the bump

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    His scab is starting to peel off now, but when it does I will make sure to keep it clean.

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    Here is his new wound

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